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“There’s no reason we aren’t favourites again”: Helmut Marko is confident that Red Bull and Mercedes will lead the pack again

Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko believes that we will see Red Bull and Mercedes at the front again even with regulation changes.  2021 was a close-fought season between Red Bull and the Silver Arrows. Notably, Max Verstappen won his maiden…

“This is just nonsense”- McLaren boss Zak Brown says sprint events may not take place over cost cap disputes

Zak Brown discusses how the FIA may scrap sprint events with large teams holding out for an increased budget.  The FIA introduced sprint qualifying as a shortened fast-paced racing exhibition. It debuted at Silverstone in 2021 with the seven-time world…

“Everyone wants him to make controversial comments; they don’t understand”– Former driver weighs in on Lewis Hamilton’s silence after Abu Dhabi 

Repeated race winner John Watson weighs in sympathetically on Lewis Hamilton’s refusal to comment on his championship loss.  Lewis Hamilton usually keeps an active social media presence, engaging with fans and promoting social causes. However, after the dramatic conclusion of…

“Robbing his grave?”– Ayrton Senna’s representation asks an NFT page to take down his image from the collection

The official Ayrton Senna Instagram page asked “secretdriverclub” to remove his NFT, deeming it to be “fake”. Many consider Ayrton Senna to be one of the greatest drivers ever. Not only because of his three world titles but also because…

“Things will never be the same”– Former champion believes that Max Verstappen will only get better after clinching the world championship

Racing legend Mario Andretti claims that there’s only room to grow for Max Verstappen to win his maiden title.  Red Bull’s wunderkind finally clinched his first world title after a gruelling fight with reigning champion Lewis Hamilton at Abu Dhabi.…

“More aggressive than any Ferrari we’ve seen”– F1 expert is optimistic about Ferrari’s chances in the coming season

Ted Kravitz reports considerable development from Ferrari and thinks they could return to winning form next season. The Maranello based team has had a couple of difficult past years but last season showed things turning around for them. The team…

“Mistakes were made but wasn’t manipulated”– F1 expert speaks out on the controversial final laps at Abu Dhabi

Martin Brundle says race control was “clumsy” but didn’t believe the decision involved any fixing from the race director Michael Masi. The long-fought championship battle reached its climax at the final deciding race at Abu Dhabi. Max Verstappen and Lewis…

“I was expecting the move”– Pastor Maldonado discusses his “Verstappen like” negotiations for a possible all Spanish speaking Ferrari lineup

Comparing himself to Max Verstappen, Pastor Maldonado reveals he was in talks to move to Ferrari in 2014 alongside Alonso.  Former driver Pastor Maldonado was Williams’ last race winner. He is perhaps better remembered for his accident-prone driving style. Nevertheless,…

“Toto Wolff is a different kind of animal”– Christian Horner talks about mind games with Mercedes boss in last seasons championship battle

Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner describes Toto Wolff as a different kind of animal compared to other team principals.  Last year’s formula one season was exhilarating and dramatic. In fact, Mercedes and Red Bull were levelled until the end.…

“Michael Masi has done too much damage to Formula 1 to continue” – Former F1 driver says regarding controversial FIA decision in title decider

Johnny Herbert believes race director Michael Masi will not be able to continue amongst backlash from his controversial decision in the title-deciding race. The stage was set for a title-deciding race in Abu Dhabi after an intense title battle all…